Junior Cyber Security Analyst

Job Title: Junior Cyber Security Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CYBER_1555597269
Contact Name: Lee Powell
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 18, 2019 15:21

Job Description

Role: Graduate/ Junior Cyber Security Analyst
Industry: Security
Location: Gloucestershire
Salary: Competitive with rapid progression

An excellent entry level opportunity for a recent graduate looking to venture into the world of Cyber Security.

The company in question specialise in the development of Cyber-Security protection services using sophisticated means to detect and manage technical security incidents.

This position will feed into the Incident Response Team, where you will be tasked with monitoring suspect activity that indicates a potential security incident.

This will make use of Intrusion Prevention Systems, Vulnerability Scanning tools and Malware Forensics.

You will be expected to have:

--- Computer Science degree (or similar) or

--- 2 years experience working in a technical environment (IT department or Electronics Engineering are both appropriate).

--- Good attention to detail.

--- A genuine interest in technology and technical security.

--- An understanding of network analysis tools and an ability to conduct packet capture analysis.

--- An awareness of networking principles including TCP/IP, DNS etc. and commonly used Internet protocols such as SMTP, HTTP etc.

--- Knowledge of Intrusion Detection Systems and methods of security hacking/penetration testing

--- An understanding of malware triage and the methods used to determine whether an identified file exhibits potential malicious intent.

--- Working knowledge of at least one scripting language (Python, PHP, etc)

In return for you services you can expect rapid and intensive development to become a front line cyber security analyst and expert in your field.

To make an application for this role please submit your CV or for more information call Lee Powell on 01453829530.

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Software developers, IT analysts, Technical Support, security analysts and more.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.